We offer Professional Dog Training at Playstaytion
with a Lifetime Training Support Guarantee.

PlayStayTion offers professional dog training as a 30-day
Board and Train Obedience Programs using Positive Reinforcement.

(We offer training in several specific areas, ESA, Housebreaking, and Socialization,
but this page is devoted to our Board and Train Obedience Programs.)

Two dogs with graduate's mortar boards on their heads.
Two dogs with graduate's mortar boards on their heads.
Two dogs with graduate's mortar boards on their heads.

Our highly qualified trainers train your dog while it stays
at the resort for 30 days.

The dog will learn all  the standard commands on a leash,
and you are welcome to visit any time.

At graduation, we train you on how to work with your dog.

We work with all breeds and all ages.

A tiny black Chihuahua walking with a spotted Great Dane.

Lifetime Training Support Guarantee 

The same dog pictured at 8 months, 7 years, and 15 years of age.

Both Vicki and Will Nourse are Certified by the Certification Council of Professional Dog Trainers.

30-Day Program

PlayStaytion’s 30-Day Board-and-train Obedience Program

Cost: $1999


  • Eye Contact
  • Position
  • Loose Leash Walk
  • Sit

      Hand Signal
      Verbal Cue
  • Lay Down
  • Stay

      3 minutes
      20 feet
  • Come

Social Graces

  • Wait to be Greeted
  • Wait to be Invited Into People’s Bubble
  • Wait to be Invited Onto Furniture
  • Wait to be Invited to Play/Stop
  • Wait to be Invited Through Door
  • Wait to be Invited to Take Food
  • Step Out of Owner’s Path
  • No Counter Surfing/Dumpster Diving

Earn Canine Good Citizen Title

  • Accept a Friendly Stranger
  • Sit For Petting
  • Accept Grooming and Vet Exam
  • Walking On Loose Leash
  • Walking On Loose Leash Through Crowd
  • Sit
  • Down
  • Stay
  • Come
  • Reaction to Another Dog
  • Reaction to Distraction
  • Stay With a Friendly Stranger for 3 Minutes


  • Covers all of the above, proofed in a City environment.
  • Also all of the above proofed in country environment.
  • All of the above proofed with food on the ground.
  • All Above Proofed With Loose Dogs
  • Includes all of the above proofed with vehicles.
  • Includes Lifetime Support.

Add: $900 if you want your dog to stay in a King Suite

Payment plan: A $100 non-refundable deposit is required to hold space. Balance is due at check-in.

Dogs get pretty messy at camp and dog grooming fee is not included.
Consider booking a dog grooming for your dog’s last day of stay to take home a clean pet.